Taylor University News - Top News http://www.taylor.edu News en-US Fri, 31 Oct 2014 15:18:19 EDT Philosophy Students, Faculty Attend Faith and Reason Conference Faculty and students attended a conference in honor of the 80th birthday of Richard Swinburne; one of Christianity’s most notable philosophers and apologists from the past 50 years. http://www.taylor.edu/news/philosophy-students-faculty-attend-faith-and-reason-conference Thu, 30 Oct 2014 10:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/philosophy-students-faculty-attend-faith-and-reason-conference Author, Speaker Josh Riebock Coming to Taylor Storyteller, author, and speaker Josh Riebock will be speak at Taylor University at 8:15 p.m., Tuesday, October 28, in the Euler Atrium. His topic is: Being Human. http://www.taylor.edu/news/author-speaker-josh-riebock-coming-to-taylor Fri, 24 Oct 2014 15:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/author-speaker-josh-riebock-coming-to-taylor English Students Connect with Noted Scholar, Author Four sections of freshmen ENG 101 students were the beneficiaries last week as Taylor University’s Department of English hosted a web conference with internationally known scholar and author Dr. ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/english-students-connect-with-noted-scholar-author Fri, 24 Oct 2014 14:15:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/english-students-connect-with-noted-scholar-author Momentum Building for Campus Center Fund Raising Taylor University officials have announced that $16.3 million has been raised for the LaRita R. Boren Campus Center – a $20 million facility that will be constructed around Rediger Chapel/Auditorium,... http://www.taylor.edu/news/momentum-building-for-campus-center-fund-raising Wed, 22 Oct 2014 11:15:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/momentum-building-for-campus-center-fund-raising TU Voice Professor, Taylor Chorale to Perform with Marion Orchestra Taylor University is pleased to host the Marion Philharmonic Orchestra for their next concert, “Variations on a Dream,” featuring Taylor voice faculty member Dr. Conor Angell and the TU Chorale ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/tu-voice-professor-taylor-chorale-to-perform-with-marion-orchestra Wed, 22 Oct 2014 09:15:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/tu-voice-professor-taylor-chorale-to-perform-with-marion-orchestra Immigration, Education, Social Justice are themes of Taylor Honors Conference Taylor University will host its fifth annual Taylor Honors Conference November 8. The event will bring authors and speakers to the campus to examine the theme Everyday Activism & the Common Good. http://www.taylor.edu/news/immigration-education-social-justice-are-themes-of-taylor-honors-conference Tue, 21 Oct 2014 08:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/immigration-education-social-justice-are-themes-of-taylor-honors-conference Taylor 50-Year Reunion Class Gives $4.26 Million The Taylor University Class of 1964 reunion group has given the largest class gift in Taylor history. The group, known as Legacy ’64, capped an eight-year fundraising campaign this morning in ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-50-year-reunion-class-gives-4-26-million Fri, 17 Oct 2014 16:15:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-50-year-reunion-class-gives-4-26-million Taylor Homecoming Features Reunions, Faculty Lectures, Athletics More than 700 Taylor University alumni and friends are expected on campus for reunions and special events during Taylor’s 2014 Homecoming. http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-homecoming-features-reunions-faculty-lectures-athletics Tue, 14 Oct 2014 11:30:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-homecoming-features-reunions-faculty-lectures-athletics Art Exhibit Features the Works of Taylor Alumna Julienne Johnson Taylor University’s Metcalf Art Gallery presents Structure and Passion: Julienne Johnson 2008-2014 beginning Thursday, October 16, and continuing until Friday, November 7. http://www.taylor.edu/news/art-exhibit-features-the-works-of-taylor-alumna-julienne-johnson Wed, 08 Oct 2014 15:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/art-exhibit-features-the-works-of-taylor-alumna-julienne-johnson Charles Schwab, Inc. Gift Funds Updated Taylor University Finance Lab A significant gift to Taylor University’s finance program from Charles Schwab, Inc., has allowed Taylor to relocate and update its finance lab with state-of-the-art equipment. http://www.taylor.edu/news/charles-schwab-inc-gift-funds-updated-taylor-university-finance-lab Wed, 08 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/charles-schwab-inc-gift-funds-updated-taylor-university-finance-lab Shane Claiborne To Speak at Taylor Monday Author and speaker, Shane Claiborne will speak at Taylor University Monday, October 6, at 7:30 p.m., in the Rediger Chapel/Auditorium. Claiborne’s comments are titled: Responding Like Jesus: How do we... http://www.taylor.edu/news/shane-claiborne-to-speak-at-taylor-monday Thu, 02 Oct 2014 14:30:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/shane-claiborne-to-speak-at-taylor-monday Taylor University Parents and Family Weekend Begins Friday Taylor University will host hundreds of parents and family members of current Taylor students this weekend for the annual Parents & Family Weekend, scheduled for Friday, October 3, and ending Sunday, ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-university-parents-and-family-weekend-begins-friday Mon, 29 Sep 2014 13:30:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-university-parents-and-family-weekend-begins-friday Taylor Center for Scripture Engagement to Host Ministry Leaders Workshop The Center for Scripture Engagement (CSE) at Taylor University will host a workshop for ministry leaders Monday, September 29, from 11:00 a.m., to 3:00 p.m., in the Braden Room at the Hodson Dining ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-center-for-scripture-engagement-to-host-ministry-leaders-workshop Fri, 26 Sep 2014 08:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-center-for-scripture-engagement-to-host-ministry-leaders-workshop Taylor Graduate wins Simon & Schuster Novel Writing Contest Taylor University grad Chandler Birch is the winner of the inaugural Simon451 Student Novel Writing Contest. Simon451 is a new imprint of publishing legend Simon & Schuster. http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-graduate-wins-simon-schuster-novel-writing-contest Thu, 25 Sep 2014 15:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-graduate-wins-simon-schuster-novel-writing-contest Taylor Theatre Presents Pulitzer Prize Winning Play Wit The Taylor University Theatre 2014-2015 season will open with the Pulitzer Prize winning play Wit. http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-theatre-presents-pulitzer-prize-winning-play-wit Fri, 12 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-theatre-presents-pulitzer-prize-winning-play-wit The Real World of Physics: A Taylor student's summer at CERN Senior math and physics major spent eight weeks working at CERN, the European Council for Nuclear Research. http://www.taylor.edu/news/the-real-world-of-physics-a-taylor-student-s-summer-at-cern Thu, 11 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/the-real-world-of-physics-a-taylor-student-s-summer-at-cern Taylor University Ranked Number One in U.S. News Survey for the Eighth Straight Year For the eighth straight year, Taylor University is the number one Midwest University in the category Best Regional Colleges in the newly-released 2015 U.S. News & World Report survey, America's Best ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-university-ranked-number-one-in-u-s-news-survey-for-the-eighth-straight-year Tue, 09 Sep 2014 00:15:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-university-ranked-number-one-in-u-s-news-survey-for-the-eighth-straight-year Taylor’s Euler Science Complex Named on 30 Amazing Eco-friendly Science Labs List The Euler Science Complex at Taylor University is named on a list titled: 30 Amazing Eco-friendly University Science Labs published by GradSchoolHub.com, an information clearing house for graduate ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-s-euler-science-complex-named-on-30-amazing-eco-friendly-science-labs-list Tue, 02 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-s-euler-science-complex-named-on-30-amazing-eco-friendly-science-labs-list Taylor Students to Perform Service Projects in Upland for “Plunge” Hundreds of Taylor University students, faculty and staff members will participate in Taylor University’s annual Community Plunge, set for Thursday, August 28. Community Plunge is comprised of a ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-students-to-perform-service-projects-in-upland-for-plunge- Tue, 26 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-students-to-perform-service-projects-in-upland-for-plunge- Taylor Named to Colleges of Distinction Honor Roll Taylor University has been selected as a member of the 2014 – 2015 Colleges of Distinction, an online collegiate survey that recognizes universities for teacher-centered education and preparation of ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-named-to-colleges-of-distinction-honor-roll Tue, 19 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-named-to-colleges-of-distinction-honor-roll Western Art Display, Accompanying Lectures to be Presented at Taylor University The Spirit of the American West, an exhibit featuring Western art from the private collection of Taylor University friends Leland and LaRita Boren, will be presented on the Taylor campus beginning ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/western-art-display-accompanying-lectures-to-be-presented-at-taylor-university Mon, 11 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/western-art-display-accompanying-lectures-to-be-presented-at-taylor-university Taylor to Offer Program Studying Orphans and Vulnerable Children A new program offering at Taylor University will provide a holistic focus on the needs of orphans and vulnerable children. http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-to-offer-program-studying-orphans-and-vulnerable-children Fri, 18 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-to-offer-program-studying-orphans-and-vulnerable-children Commercial Satellite with Taylor University Connections Arrives at the International Space Station A commercial satellite from Indiana with Taylor University and Upland connections has arrived at the International Space Station (ISS) following a successful launch by NASA from Wallops Island, ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/commercial-satellite-with-taylor-university-connections-arrives-at-the-international-space-station Wed, 16 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/commercial-satellite-with-taylor-university-connections-arrives-at-the-international-space-station Language Placement Testing Policy and Dates Spanish and French placement testing will be offered in Reade 140 on Monday, August 25 at 9:00 am, and again on Wednesday, August 27 at 4:00 pm. Please watch for registration information in TU ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/language-placement-testing-policy-and-dates Thu, 26 Jun 2014 00:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/language-placement-testing-policy-and-dates English Department Alumnus Wins Prestigious Book Award Taylor English alum Jordan Zandi has won a major national creative writing award: the Kathryn A. Morton Prize in Poetry from Sarabande Books. The contest judge was Henri Cole, critically acclaimed ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/english-department-alumnus-wins-prestigious-book-award Wed, 11 Jun 2014 00:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/english-department-alumnus-wins-prestigious-book-award Faith, Philanthropy & Change Conference Supports Those Serving in the Nonprofit Sector Taylor University is hosting the inaugural Faith, Philanthropy & Change conference this week on campus. The conference got underway today at noon and continues through tomorrow and until noon ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/faith-philanthropy-change-conference-supports-those-serving-in-the-nonprofit-sector Mon, 02 Jun 2014 00:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/faith-philanthropy-change-conference-supports-those-serving-in-the-nonprofit-sector CS Lewis is the Subject of Taylor Colloquium Taylor University’s Center for the Study of CS Lewis & Friends will host the Ninth Frances White Ewbank Colloquium on C.S. Lewis & Friends from May 29 to June 1. http://www.taylor.edu/news/cs-lewis-is-the-subject-of-taylor-colloquium Tue, 27 May 2014 00:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/cs-lewis-is-the-subject-of-taylor-colloquium Registration Announced for Taylor Summer Art Camp Taylor's Summer Fine Art Camp is designed to introduce children and young adults to the visual arts through hands on activities including drawing, painting, and mixed media. Students will learn new ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/registration-announced-for-taylor-summer-art-camp Wed, 21 May 2014 08:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/registration-announced-for-taylor-summer-art-camp Popular Author Skye Jethani is Featured Commencement Speaker at Taylor University Christian author, speaker and pastor Skye Jethani will be the featured speaker during Commencement activities at Taylor University, scheduled Saturday, May 24, at 10:00 a.m., in the Kesler Student ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/popular-author-skye-jethani-is-featured-commencement-speaker-at-taylor-university Tue, 13 May 2014 00:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/popular-author-skye-jethani-is-featured-commencement-speaker-at-taylor-university Taylor University Education Department Requests Comments Taylor University is hosting an accreditation visit by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) in October 5-7, 2014. Interested parties are invited to submit third-party ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-university-education-department-requests-comments Wed, 07 May 2014 00:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-university-education-department-requests-comments Ray Bullock, Art Professor Emeritus, Taylor’s First Women’s Cross Country Coach, Dies at 83 Professor of Art Emeritus and Taylor’s first women’s cross country coach Ray Bullock died May 2, 2014, at the Upland University Nursing Center. He was 83. http://www.taylor.edu/news/ray-bullock-art-professor-emeritus-taylor-s-first-women-s-cross-country-coach-dies-at-83 Tue, 06 May 2014 00:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/ray-bullock-art-professor-emeritus-taylor-s-first-women-s-cross-country-coach-dies-at-83 Taylor Theatre Presentation of The Miracle Worker Honors Hubbard’s Memory The Taylor University Theatre will present The Miracle Worker, written by playwright William Gibson and directed by Tracy Manning on May 2, 3, 4, 9, 10, and 11 in the Mitchell Theatre on the Taylor ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-theatre-presentation-of-the-miracle-worker-honors-hubbard-s-memory Tue, 29 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-theatre-presentation-of-the-miracle-worker-honors-hubbard-s-memory Taylor Environmental Science Professor Paul Rothrock Honored by Indiana Academy of Science Taylor University Professor of Biology and Environmental Science Dr. Paul E. Rothrock has received the Distinguished Scholar Award from the Indiana Academy of Science. The award was presented to ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-environmental-science-professor-paul-rothrock-honored-by-indiana-academy-of-science Tue, 29 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-environmental-science-professor-paul-rothrock-honored-by-indiana-academy-of-science Films Receive Award Nominations from Emmy Organization Two Taylor student films have received nominations for Crystal Pillar awards from the Emmy organization. http://www.taylor.edu/news/films-receive-award-nominations-from-emmy-organization Mon, 28 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/films-receive-award-nominations-from-emmy-organization Heritage Weekend Features Concert, Taylathon, Grandparents Taylor University’s 2014 Heritage Weekend will be Friday, April 25, and Saturday, April 26. The weekend event will bring in hundreds of alumni, family members, and friends to Taylor’s campus for ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/heritage-weekend-features-concert-taylathon-grandparents Thu, 24 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/heritage-weekend-features-concert-taylathon-grandparents Breakfast With Fred Leadership Institute Comes to Taylor Representatives from the Breakfast With Fred Leadership Institute will conduct campus meetings with Taylor University students starting tomorrow, April 24, and continuing Friday, April 25. Those ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/breakfast-with-fred-leadership-institute-comes-to-taylor Wed, 23 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/breakfast-with-fred-leadership-institute-comes-to-taylor Taylor Alumnus Steve Amerson Returns for Brahms to Broadway Program The Marion Philharmonic Orchestra will present "Brahms to Broadway" on the Taylor University campus this Saturday evening, April 26, at 7:30 p.m., in Rediger Chapel/Auditorium during Heritage Weekend. http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-alumnus-steve-amerson-returns-for-brahms-to-broadway-program Tue, 22 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-alumnus-steve-amerson-returns-for-brahms-to-broadway-program Dr. Rich Parker, Professor Emeritus of Music, Dies Taylor University Professor Emeritus of Music Dr. Richard Parker went to be with the Lord at 10:40 p.m., Thursday, April 17, 2014, at the IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital Emergency Department. He was ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/dr-rich-parker-professor-emeritus-of-music-dies Mon, 21 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/dr-rich-parker-professor-emeritus-of-music-dies Taylor Small Satellite Launched Following three launch delays, the Taylor University nanosatellite was launched aboard a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket on Good Friday from Cape Canaveral, Florida. http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-small-satellite-launched Fri, 18 Apr 2014 13:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-small-satellite-launched Taylor Youth Conference is This Weekend Taylor University’s 2014 Youth Conference begins Friday, April 11, and will continue through Sunday, April 13. Hundreds of high school students and youth leaders from throughout the Midwest are ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-youth-conference-is-this-weekend Wed, 09 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-youth-conference-is-this-weekend Religious Freedom Advocate, Author to be featured at Taylor Interfaith Collaboration Noted author, speaker and religious freedom advocate Dr. Chris Seiple will be the featured guest for the Religious Freedom and Interfaith Collaboration, which will be held at Taylor University, April ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/religious-freedom-advocate-author-to-be-featured-at-taylor-interfaith-collaboration Tue, 08 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/religious-freedom-advocate-author-to-be-featured-at-taylor-interfaith-collaboration Taylor Sounds Spring Concert is April 15 Under the direction of Dr. JoAnn Rediger, the Taylor Sounds completed a week-long trip to Europe which included Prague, Czech Republic; Vienna, Austria; and Budapest, Hungary. The ensemble will ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-sounds-spring-concert-is-april-15 Tue, 08 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-sounds-spring-concert-is-april-15 Taylor Wind Ensemble Presents La Fiesta Spring Concert The Taylor University Wind Ensemble will present La Fiesta - a free concert celebrating Spanish, Mexican, and Israeli band music on Wednesday, April 16, 7:30 p.m., in Rediger Chapel/Auditorium. http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-wind-ensemble-presents-la-fiesta-spring-concert Tue, 08 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-wind-ensemble-presents-la-fiesta-spring-concert Pulitzer Prize Winner Dr. Marilynne Robinson to Speak at Taylor Pulitzer Prize winning author Dr. Marilynne Robinson will be the featured speaker for this week’s Staley Distinguished Christian Scholar Lecture Program at Taylor University. http://www.taylor.edu/news/pulitzer-prize-winner-dr-marilynne-robinson-to-speak-at-taylor Wed, 02 Apr 2014 10:30:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/pulitzer-prize-winner-dr-marilynne-robinson-to-speak-at-taylor Taylor University Opera Theatre Presents "Dido and Aeneas" Taylor University Opera Theatre presents a contemporary staging of Henry Purcell’s opera Dido and Aeneas on April 11 & 12 at 8pm in the Butz Carruth Recital Hall in the Smith-Hermanson Music Building.... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-university-opera-theatre-presents-dido-and-aeneas- Fri, 21 Mar 2014 00:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-university-opera-theatre-presents-dido-and-aeneas- The Best of the Best: Envision Film Festival Continues to Grow Workshops, screenings and an awards presentation highlighted Taylor's best-ever Envision Film Festival. http://www.taylor.edu/news/the-best-of-the-best-envision-film-festival-continues-to-grow Fri, 14 Mar 2014 00:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/the-best-of-the-best-envision-film-festival-continues-to-grow Rediger Invited to Lead International Choirs in Prague Dr. JoAnn Rediger, Professor of Music and Director of Choral Ensembles at Taylor University, will serve as the invited conductor of the Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI) Honor ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/rediger-invited-to-lead-international-choirs-in-prague Tue, 11 Mar 2014 10:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/rediger-invited-to-lead-international-choirs-in-prague Taylor Music Students Win in NATS Regional Three Taylor University students were winners at the 2014 Great Lake Region National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS) Student Adjudications, held at Ball State University. http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-music-students-win-in-nats-regional Fri, 07 Mar 2014 00:00:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-music-students-win-in-nats-regional Memorial Recital Honoring the Life of Dr. Barbara Dickey Scheduled The Taylor University Department of Music will host a memorial recital for Professor Emeritus Dr. Barbara Dickey on Saturday, March 15, 2014, at 3:00 p.m., in the Recital Hall. http://www.taylor.edu/news/memorial-recital-honoring-the-life-of-dr-barbara-dickey-scheduled Tue, 04 Mar 2014 00:00:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/memorial-recital-honoring-the-life-of-dr-barbara-dickey-scheduled Capstone Group Visits Ricker’s Corporate Headquarters A Communication Studies Capstone Class from Taylor University recently visited Ricker Oil Corporate headquarters in Anderson, Ind., for a day of insight, interviews and professional learning. http://www.taylor.edu/news/capstone-group-visits-ricker-s-corporate-headquarters Wed, 26 Feb 2014 00:00:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/capstone-group-visits-ricker-s-corporate-headquarters National Teacher of the Year to Visit Taylor University Jeff Charbonneau, the National Teacher of the Year, will speak at Taylor University on March 6 at 7:00 p.m., in the Rediger Chapel/Auditorium. Charbonneau’s visit is being sponsored by Taylor’s ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/national-teacher-of-the-year-to-visit-taylor-university Fri, 21 Feb 2014 00:00:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/national-teacher-of-the-year-to-visit-taylor-university New Major in Political Science, Philosophy and Economics Begins in the Fall Taylor University will launch a new major – Political Science, Philosophy and Economics – at the start of the Fall 2014 Semester. http://www.taylor.edu/news/new-major-in-political-science-philosophy-and-economics-begins-in-the-fall Fri, 21 Feb 2014 00:00:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/new-major-in-political-science-philosophy-and-economics-begins-in-the-fall Melendez Lands Prestigious Summer Internship at CERN Taylor student Jordan Melendez is one of 10 American college students selected for summer internships at CERN in Geneva, Switzerland. CERN (Conseil Européen pour la Recherche Nucléaire, or European ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/melendez-lands-prestigious-summer-internship-at-cern Tue, 18 Feb 2014 13:00:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/melendez-lands-prestigious-summer-internship-at-cern Envision Film Festival Announces 2014 Guests Taylor University's Envision Film Festival will welcome three guests specializing in screenwriting and acting for March 6-8. http://www.taylor.edu/news/envision-film-festival-announces-2014-guests Mon, 17 Feb 2014 00:00:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/envision-film-festival-announces-2014-guests Jesus in the 9 to 5 is Hensley’s Latest Work Taylor Professional Writing professor Dr. Dennis Hensley's newest book, Jesus in the 9 to 5, is receiving acclaim from publishers and media. http://www.taylor.edu/news/jesus-in-the-9-to-5-is-hensley-s-latest-work Thu, 13 Feb 2014 00:00:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/jesus-in-the-9-to-5-is-hensley-s-latest-work Taylor University’s Spring 2014 Lecture/Discussion Series Focuses on George MacDonald Taylor University’s Spring 2014 Lecture Series begins tomorrow with five lectures that will focus on the late Scottish preacher and author George MacDonald, discussing the topics of salvation, science... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-university-s-spring-2014-lecture-discussion-series-focuses-on-george-macdonald Mon, 10 Feb 2014 00:00:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-university-s-spring-2014-lecture-discussion-series-focuses-on-george-macdonald Taylor Biology Majors Spend Semester in Ecuador Twenty-six Biology Pre-Health majors have arrived in Cuenca, Ecuador, to begin a semester-long program. The students will live in the homes of Christian host families and study Spanish, Latin American... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-biology-majors-spend-semester-in-ecuador Mon, 10 Feb 2014 00:00:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-biology-majors-spend-semester-in-ecuador Dr. Erik Thoennes Speaker for Taylor’s Spring Spiritual Renewal Week Dr. Erik Thoennes, Professor of Biblical and Theological Studies at Biola University, is the featured speaker for Taylor University’s Spring Spiritual Renewal Week, which begins Monday at 10:00 a.m., ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/dr-erik-thoennes-speaker-for-taylor-s-spring-spiritual-renewal-week Fri, 07 Feb 2014 00:00:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/dr-erik-thoennes-speaker-for-taylor-s-spring-spiritual-renewal-week Taylor Team Attends Sundance Film Festival A team of ten students and two faculty members attended the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah. http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-team-attends-sundance-film-festival Wed, 05 Feb 2014 12:00:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-team-attends-sundance-film-festival Update: Taylor University Open Today Taylor University will be open for class and business as usual today following yesterday's closure due to severe weather. Campus officials urge students, faculty and staff to exercise caution while ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/update-taylor-university-open-today Wed, 05 Feb 2014 00:00:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/update-taylor-university-open-today Art Department Careers Symposium Scheduled for Feb. 17 The annual Art Department Careers Symposium will be held on Monday, February 17 in conjunction with 24 at Taylor. http://www.taylor.edu/news/art-department-careers-symposium-scheduled-for-feb-17 Tue, 04 Feb 2014 12:00:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/art-department-careers-symposium-scheduled-for-feb-17 English Department Hosting Author Addie Zierman The Department of English is hosting author Addie Zierman on Tues, Feb 4, at 7 PM for a reading and book signing. Her memoir was named by Publishers Weekly one of the Best Books of 2013. http://www.taylor.edu/news/english-department-hosting-author-addie-zierman Mon, 27 Jan 2014 00:00:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/english-department-hosting-author-addie-zierman Lost in the Fifties tonight! The Taylor Sounds & TU Chorale invite you to get "Lost in the Fifties Tonight!" on Valentine's Day, Feb. 14th. http://www.taylor.edu/news/lost-in-the-fifties-tonight- Mon, 27 Jan 2014 00:00:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/lost-in-the-fifties-tonight- Poets' Love "Poets' Love" is a faculty recital to be presented by Dr. Conor Angell, baritone, and Mr. Luke Tyler, piano, on Friday, Feb. 7, at 7:30 pm. http://www.taylor.edu/news/poets-love Fri, 24 Jan 2014 00:00:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/poets-love Crosscurrents in Contemporary Abstraction on Display in Metcalf Gallery Seven of the most dynamic and diverse contemporary abstract artists in the United States are exhibiting their work in Taylor's Metcalf Gallery until February 7. http://www.taylor.edu/news/crosscurrents-in-contemporary-abstraction-on-display-in-metcalf-gallery Thu, 23 Jan 2014 00:00:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/crosscurrents-in-contemporary-abstraction-on-display-in-metcalf-gallery Taylor Math Students Achieve High Finishes in Competitions Students from Taylor University’s Mathematics Department performed well in regional math competitions, gaining top spots in the Annual Michigan Autumn Take Home (MATH) Challenge and the Virginia Tech ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-math-students-achieve-high-finishes-in-competitions Fri, 17 Jan 2014 00:00:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-math-students-achieve-high-finishes-in-competitions MLK Day events feature live Motown Music, Commissioner Israel L. Gaither Taylor University’s annual celebration of the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day holiday will take place Monday, January 20. The day’s events begin and end in Rediger Chapel/Auditorium with a chapel ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/mlk-day-events-feature-live-motown-music-commissioner-israel-l-gaither Thu, 16 Jan 2014 00:00:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/mlk-day-events-feature-live-motown-music-commissioner-israel-l-gaither MLK Day Concert Features Legends of Motown The six-member professional ensemble "Horizon" will perform classic Motown hits Monday, Jan. 20, at 7:30 p.m., in Rediger Chapel/Auditorium as part of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Day activities on the... http://www.taylor.edu/news/mlk-day-concert-features-legends-of-motown Fri, 10 Jan 2014 00:00:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/mlk-day-concert-features-legends-of-motown Taylor University Reopens Wednesday The Taylor campus will reopen and January Interterm will begin tomorrow, Wednesday, January 8, following a two-day delay due to a severe winter storm that impacted Central Indiana over the weekend and... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-university-reopens-wednesday Tue, 07 Jan 2014 00:00:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-university-reopens-wednesday Taylor Campus to Remain Closed Tuesday The Taylor University campus will remain closed Tuesday due to extreme cold, hazardous travel conditions, and ongoing blowing conditions that have hampered now removal efforts. This reverses our ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-campus-to-remain-closed-tuesday Mon, 06 Jan 2014 00:00:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-campus-to-remain-closed-tuesday Taylor Cancels Classes, Closes Offices for Monday, January 6 Taylor University has cancelled classes and closed offices for Monday, January 6, in light of impending severe winter weather. http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-cancels-classes-closes-offices-for-monday-january-6 Sun, 05 Jan 2014 00:00:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-cancels-classes-closes-offices-for-monday-january-6 Taylor University Adjusts Return Schedule Taylor University officials have moved the opening of residence halls from 1:00 p.m., Sunday, to 5:00 p.m., Saturday in response to wintry weather forecasts for the weekend. http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-university-adjusts-return-schedule Fri, 03 Jan 2014 00:00:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-university-adjusts-return-schedule Council for Independent Colleges Grant to Enable Taylor Study of Calling, Vocation Taylor University has been awarded a nearly $50,000 grant from the Washington D.C. based Council for Independent Colleges (CIC) with an end goal of deepening its students’ understanding of calling and... http://www.taylor.edu/news/council-for-independent-colleges-grant-to-enable-taylor-study-of-calling-vocation Thu, 12 Dec 2013 10:00:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/council-for-independent-colleges-grant-to-enable-taylor-study-of-calling-vocation Dr. John Moore serves as President of HASTI Dr. John M. Moore, Professor of Biology and Director of the Cuenca Program is serving this year as President of the Hoosier Association of Science Teachers Inc. Dr. Moore will serve during the 2013-14... http://www.taylor.edu/news/dr-john-moore-serves-as-president-of-hasti Thu, 12 Dec 2013 00:00:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/dr-john-moore-serves-as-president-of-hasti Overseas Study Program Ranked Second, Sixth in National Poll Taylor University has received high national rankings for its overseas study program from Open Doors, a publication of the Institute of International Education (IIE) in association with the U.S. State... http://www.taylor.edu/news/overseas-study-program-ranked-second-sixth-in-national-poll Mon, 02 Dec 2013 00:45:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/overseas-study-program-ranked-second-sixth-in-national-poll Record Number of Students go to Ecuador Taylor University's Department of Biology will send a record number of students to the Ecuador Program in Cuenca, Ecuador http://www.taylor.edu/news/record-number-of-students-go-to-ecuador Wed, 27 Nov 2013 00:00:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/record-number-of-students-go-to-ecuador The Taylor University Chorale presents Sing Noel Sing Noel is an annual Christmas concert presented the first Saturday in December by the Taylor University Chorale and Taylor Sounds. This year's event is scheduled for Saturday, Dec. 7, at 7:30 p.m.,... http://www.taylor.edu/news/the-taylor-university-chorale-presents-sing-noel Fri, 22 Nov 2013 00:00:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/the-taylor-university-chorale-presents-sing-noel Film and Media Production Students Win Three Awards Students in Taylor's Film and Media Production major have won three Marcom Awards; two for video production and one for website development. http://www.taylor.edu/news/film-and-media-production-students-win-three-awards Mon, 18 Nov 2013 00:00:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/film-and-media-production-students-win-three-awards